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Catalog Number 2012.001.003B.001
Description c. 1970-1990 lace sample of off-white cotton thread in "Floral Patterns" as shown on pp. 54-55 of "Lacemaking Point Ground" by C.C. Channer (2012.001.003B). Piece is rectangular in shape with openwork at top and flowers and leaves at bottom with additional leaves in the center. Ends are unfinished.

Object Name Lace
Collection Three-Dimensional Collection
Title c. 1970-1990 Lace Sample
Date c.1970-1990
Creator Murphy, Elizabeth Bartlett
Role Fiber Artist
Inscription Text none
Provenance Bobbin lace and supplies made/used by Elizabeth Bartlett Murphy, granddaughter of the first Fire Chief of San Mateo, George Bartlett.
Dimensions H-1.75 W-5.5 inches
Medium Textile
Search Terms Lace
Murphy, Elizabeth Bartlett
Subjects Lace making
Sewing equipment & supplies
People Murphy, Elizabeth Bartlett